Cincinnati, OH: What you need to know

Cincinnati, OH, is known for its attractions as well as its strong business climate. The city’s port on the Ohio River and its proximity to major markets means that transportation is an important industry, and about ten Fortune 500 companies have headquarters in the city. The city, home to the Cincinnati Reds baseball team, scored a spot on the Top 10 Libraries for Children list and was named one of America’s Safest Cities by Forbes.

Cincinnati, OH City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 297,397
Median Age 33
Median Household Income $33,604
Median Home Price $119,700
Walkscore 50

Cincinnati, OH Rankings

Cincinnati , OH Real Estate

The Queen City has a rich history – and an increasingly bright future

Cincinnati , OH Health and Health Care

Cincinnati , OH Business and Economy

Several of Cincinnati's top employers are in health services, grocery and merchandise, and financial services industries.

Cincinnati, OH Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 47.5%
  Female 52.5%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 44
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Median Population

Median Age 32.5%
Age 18 Over 78%
Age 21 Over 72%
Age 62 Over 14.4%
Age 65 Over 11.4%


  Ethnicity White 51.1%
  Ethnicity Black 42.8%
  Ethnicity Asian 2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 0.9%


  Median Household Income $33,604
  Median Home Price $119,700
  Homes Owned 61.5%
  Homes Rent 38.5%
  Median Property Rent $649


  English Only 92.6%
  English Other 7.4%

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Commute Types

  Walked 5.7%
  Worked at Home 4.1%
  Public Transportation 7.8%
  Other Means 1.7%
  Drove Alone 72%
  Carpooled 8.7%

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